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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Lansing, Michigan, USA

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Tue, Jun 18 at 9:19 pm - Wed, Jun 19 at 5:59 am

8 hours, 41 minutes

Visible tonight, Jun 18 – Jun 19, 2019

Mercury: Until Tue 11:02 pm

Venus: From Wed 5:04 am

Mars: Until Tue 11:00 pm

Jupiter: Until Wed 5:32 am

Saturn: From Tue 10:33 pm

Uranus: From Wed 3:10 am

Neptune: From Wed 1:26 am

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Tonight's Sky in Lansing, Jun 18 – Jun 19, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Lansing

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Tue, Jun 18 ↓11:02 pm

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Lansing

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, Jun 19 ↑5:04 am

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Lansing

View just after sunset.

Mars is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Tue, Jun 18 ↓11:00 pm

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Lansing

Up most of the night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Wed, Jun 19 ↓5:32 am

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Lansing

Most of the night until sunrise.

Saturn is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Tue, Jun 18 ↑10:33 pm

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Lansing

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Jun 19 ↑3:10 am

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Lansing

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Wed, Jun 19 ↑1:26 am

Jun 18, 2019
Jun 19, 2019

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Planets Visible in Lansing

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jun 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:48 amTue 11:02 pmTue 3:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 5:04 amWed 8:04 pmWed 12:34 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 7:50 amTue 11:00 pmTue 3:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 8:26 pmWed 5:32 amWed 12:59 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 10:33 pmWed 7:46 amWed 3:09 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:10 amWed 4:52 pmWed 10:01 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:26 amWed 12:50 pmWed 7:08 amDifficult to see